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The Brewton Standard
It was hot thenfather of a teen murder victim was arrested by the sheriff’s department and a b
The Brewton Standard / Posted 10 hours ago
father of a teen murder victim was arrested by the sheriff’s department and a body was found by the side of I-65 north of Atmore. Good news came in the form of some work on the water tank located in Alco. Residents were complaining oily residue... Read more
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The Brewton Standard
Flomaton couple found Saturdayresidents should be cautious and discredited rumors of a connection between Sat
The Brewton Standard / Posted 13 hours ago
residents should be cautious and discredited rumors of a connection between Saturday’s discovery and recent shootings in Atmore. “Nothing indicates that there is relation between Flomaton and the three shootings Atmore,” he said. Anyone with... Read more
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The Brewton Standard
Eclipse is MondayStory by Andrew Garner | The Atmore Advance A local astronomer said Monday tha
The Brewton Standard / Posted 14 hours ago
Story by Andrew Garner | The Atmore Advance A local astronomer said Monday that proper eye protection is needed for the total solar eclipse later this month. The total solar eclipse is slated to take place on Mon., Aug. 21, at around 1:30 p.m.... Read more
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The Brewton Standard
Sex offenders arrested for violationswith violation of probation, failure to report to law enforcement and failure t
The Brewton Standard / Posted 14 hours ago
with violation of probation, failure to report to law enforcement and failure to hold proper identification. Barkley, an Atmore resident, is also being held without bond in the detention center. Alabama law requires sex offenders to report on a... Read more
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The Atmore Advance
SATELLITE UPGRADESAtmore courthouse can record deeds, mortgages The Escambia County Courthouse’s
The Atmore Advance / Posted 17 hours ago
Atmore courthouse can record deeds, mortgages The Escambia County Courthouse’s satellite location in Atmore is now capable of recording deeds and mortgages. Recently, the county commission gave its OK for the office to upgrade its technology to... Read more
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The Atmore Advance
Curry sentencedCounty Detention Center after the May 2014 wreck that occurred on Interstate 65
The Atmore Advance / Posted 17 hours ago
County Detention Center after the May 2014 wreck that occurred on Interstate 65 near the 63.1-mile marker, according to Atmore Advance files. According to the sentencing order, Curry’s recommended sentence length is 156-1,020 months. The... Read more
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The Atmore Advance
Atmore men arrested for drugsTwo Atmore men were arrested recently on drug-related charges, according to the
The Atmore Advance / Posted 17 hours ago
Two Atmore men were arrested recently on drug-related charges, according to the Escambia County Sheriff’s Office. Chief Deputy Mike Lambert said the drug arrests came from serving divorce papers and a traffic stop. The arrests are listed below by... Read more
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Al.com
Judge Roy Moore: 'Silk stocking Washington elitists' lost Alabama Senate raceendorsement of Strange as unfortunate but not decisive. "I'm a solid Trump sup
Al.com / Posted 20 hours ago
endorsement of Strange as unfortunate but not decisive. "I'm a solid Trump supporter," Kevin McKinley, a lawyer from Atmore, said while waiting on results at Moore's reception. "But I disagree with him endorsing Strange. I think he was... Read more
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The Brewton Standard
Obituaries for Wed., Aug. 16, 2017, editionWilliams Memorial Chapel Funeral Home directing. She was a native of Escambia
The Brewton Standard / Posted 22 hours ago
Williams Memorial Chapel Funeral Home directing. She was a native of Escambia County and a former resident of Theodore and Atmore before moving to Brewton. She was a member of the Hanberry Holiness Church and a homemaker. She was a devoted wife,... Read more
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The Atmore Advance
3 indicted for murderis in reference to the incident, which took place on Nov. 1, 2016. “Deputies r
The Atmore Advance / Posted 23 hours ago
is in reference to the incident, which took place on Nov. 1, 2016. “Deputies responded to a residence on Ewing Drive, in Atmore near Poarch,” he said. “When deputies arrived, family member found the victim who was identified as Danny Fox,... Read more
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The Brewton Standard
County sheriff reports for week of Aug. 5, 2017, editionand performed 69 transports, 3 domestic escort and zero funeral escorts. Arrest
The Brewton Standard / Posted yesterday
and performed 69 transports, 3 domestic escort and zero funeral escorts. Arrested were: • Michael L. Wood Jr., 36, of Atmore, for rape II, sodomy II, and enticing a child • Quentin O. Galloway, 32, of East Brewton, for failure to appear •... Read more
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The Atmore Advance
Tiger-Sul Atmore facility openTiger-Sul’s Atmore plant is now open and warehouse operations have started, off
The Atmore Advance / Posted yesterday
Tiger-Sul’s Atmore plant is now open and warehouse operations have started, officials said Tuesday. On Sat., July 29, during non-operational hours, a fire broke out at the plant. For most of the day, firefighters and first responders fought the... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Harrison County Sheriff warns of phone scamof inmates and people who may be associated with the hoax. "The last time a sc
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 4 days ago
of inmates and people who may be associated with the hoax. "The last time a scam like this went on, we found it through Atmore, Ala.," said Sheriff Peterson. "They ended up arresting a bunch of correctional officers and some inmates for the... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Harrison County Sheriff warns of phone scamof inmates and people who may be associated with the hoax. "The last time a sc
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 4 days ago
of inmates and people who may be associated with the hoax. "The last time a scam like this went on, we found it through Atmore, Ala.," said Sheriff Peterson. "They ended up arresting a bunch of correctional officers and some inmates for the... Read more
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The Atmore Advance
Firefighters douse spark fire at SwiftAtmore firefighters doused a small spark fire at Swift Lumber on Thursday night
The Atmore Advance / Posted 5 days ago
Atmore firefighters doused a small spark fire at Swift Lumber on Thursday night. Chief Ronald Peebles said the time of call was 9:22 p.m. and by the time they had arrived on scene, the fire was already out. Peebles said a spark came through one of... Read more
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The Atmore Advance
Smith grads from DLICity of Atmore Councilwoman Susan Smith is one of eight Alabama graduates of th
The Atmore Advance / Posted 7 days ago
City of Atmore Councilwoman Susan Smith is one of eight Alabama graduates of the Delta Leadership Institute (DLI), according to the Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs. The DLI will collaborate with the Delta Regional Authority’s... Read more
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The Atmore Advance
Star gazers: Use safety when viewing solar eclipsePark for the eclipse from noon until around 1:30. Allen said the eclipse is ex
The Atmore Advance / Posted 7 days ago
Park for the eclipse from noon until around 1:30. Allen said the eclipse is expected to have 83 percent coverage in Atmore. However, if one is going to view the eclipse, then safety is a priority, he said. “We’re going to have 20-25 pairs... Read more
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The Brewton Standard
Obituaries for Wed., Aug. 9, 2017, editionmay be sent and obituaries can be read at williamsmemorialchapel.com. Jacob Eu
The Brewton Standard / Posted 7 days ago
may be sent and obituaries can be read at williamsmemorialchapel.com. Jacob Eugene Dinkins, 29, of Estales Lane in Atmore, passed away Sat., July 22, 2017. Funeral services were held Aug. 3, at 11 a.m. at Williams Memorial Chapel Funeral... Read more
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The Brewton Standard
County sheriff reports for week of July, 29, 2017, editionand eight funeral escorts. • Steven D. Joyner, 49, of Brewton, for theft of pr
The Brewton Standard / Posted 8 days ago
and eight funeral escorts. • Steven D. Joyner, 49, of Brewton, for theft of property IV • Chester P. Presley, 40, of Atmore, for probation violation • Yeldon D. Rostchild, 23, of Atmore, for bond revocation • Tacorey D. Bowens, 27, of... Read more
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The Atmore Advance
Atmore man arrested for methAn Atmore man is in jail on methamphetamine drug charges, according to the Esca
The Atmore Advance / Posted 8 days ago
An Atmore man is in jail on methamphetamine drug charges, according to the Escambia County Sheriff’s Office. Chief Deputy Mike Lambert said that John Duane Flowers Jr. was arrested for possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
2 shot, 1 dead in Atmore home invasion, robberyTwo people were shot early Monday morning when a gunman entered an Atmore resid
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 8 days ago
Two people were shot early Monday morning when a gunman entered an Atmore residence and demanded money from the victims, according to the Atmore Police Department. One of those victims later died in a Mobile hospital. At about 3:16 a.m. police in... Read more
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The Atmore Advance
Atmore man dies in Ann Street shootingThe Atmore Police Department is seeking information in regard to a homicide tha
The Atmore Advance / Posted 9 days ago
The Atmore Police Department is seeking information in regard to a homicide that took place early this morning on Broad Street. Chief Chuck Brooks said at approximately 3:16 a.m., the APD responded to 170 Broad St., in Atmore, in response to two... Read more
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The Selma Times-Journal
Melton graduates Delta Leadership InstituteNeighbors, Montgomery, Energy Division Director, Alabama Department of Economic
The Selma Times-Journal / Posted 11 days ago
Neighbors, Montgomery, Energy Division Director, Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs •Susan Smith, Atmore, Councilwoman, City of Atmore •Tiffany Smith, Americorps VISTA/Community Needs and Partnership Development, United... Read more
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The Atmore Advance
APD working Ann Street shooting as homicideThe Atmore Police Department is looking for information on a homicide investiga
The Atmore Advance / Posted 12 days ago
The Atmore Police Department is looking for information on a homicide investigation involving a Thursday night shooting on Ann Street. Chief Chuck Brooks said at approximately 10:38 p.m., the APD received a 911 call in response to a person being... Read more
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The Atmore Advance
APD investigating shootingAtmore police, fire and ambulance services were called to the scene of a shooti
The Atmore Advance / Posted 12 days ago
Atmore police, fire and ambulance services were called to the scene of a shooting at approximately 10:40 tonight near the intersection of May and Ann Streets. Nothing further is available. We will update you as soon as more information is... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
The Dixie Group Reports Increased Second Quarter SalesIn addition, during this time period we had over $1 million in startup expenses
The Chattanoogan / Posted 13 days ago
In addition, during this time period we had over $1 million in startup expenses of our expanded Colormaster dyeing and Atmore yarn and tile coating operations. These expansions are now fully operational. The Colormaster expansion completes the... Read more
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Al.com
Solar eclipse 2017: Times, how much of the sun will be blocked in 102 Alabama citiespm CDT - 81.1% of the sun Daphne - 1:33:50 pm CDT - 81.2% of the sun Saraland
Al.com / Posted 14 days ago
pm CDT - 81.1% of the sun Daphne - 1:33:50 pm CDT - 81.2% of the sun Saraland - 1:32:54 pm CDT - 81.6% of the sun Atmore - 1:33:52 pm CDT - 83.6% of the sun Flomaton - 1:34:34 pm CDT - 83.6% of the sun Monroeville - 1:33:45 pm CDT -... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Mobile Greyhound Park will end live racing at end of Augustopportunities at other Wind Creek Hospitality facilities including Pensacola Gr
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 14 days ago
opportunities at other Wind Creek Hospitality facilities including Pensacola Greyhound Park and Wind Creek Casino & Hotel Atmore," a press release from MGP said. "Our HR professionals are meeting with each team member to help coordinate a... Read more
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The Brewton Standard
Pugh named finalist in photo contest; needs fan votesand advertising as well as the bank’s annual calendar. Other photo finalists i
The Brewton Standard / Posted 14 days ago
and advertising as well as the bank’s annual calendar. Other photo finalists included Aaron Guy and Ditto Gorme of Atmore; Corey McDonald of Monroeville; Crystal Godwin of Escambia County, Fla.; Steve Centers of Daphne and Delane Bond of... Read more
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The Atmore Advance
Eateries donate food, waterThree local businesses donated food, water and shelter to first responders Satu
The Atmore Advance / Posted 14 days ago
Three local businesses donated food, water and shelter to first responders Saturday during the fire at Tiger Sul in Atmore. Atmore Fire Chief Ronald Peebles said the Atmore Country Club — which was hosting a tournament, closed and opened its doors... Read more
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The Atmore Advance
Fire at Tiger-SulA fire broke out early on the morning of July 29 at Tiger-Sul Products’ chemica
The Atmore Advance / Posted 14 days ago
A fire broke out early on the morning of July 29 at Tiger-Sul Products’ chemical plant in Atmore. The Atmore Fire Department was called to the scene at around 5:30 a.m. after a 911 call reported that there was a fire at the chemical plant, Chief... Read more
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The Atmore Advance
Curry sentence is Aug. 8La., was charged with reckless murder and turned herself in at the Escambia Cou
The Atmore Advance / Posted 14 days ago
La., was charged with reckless murder and turned herself in at the Escambia County Detention Center, according to Atmore Advance archives. Richard Harmon Walker, of Andalusia, was killed after his 2006 Toyota Tacoma was rear-ended by... Read more
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The Atmore Advance
Letter to the Editor for Wed., Aug. 2, 2017Dear Editor, The Atmore Public Library’s summer reading program, “Build A Bett
The Atmore Advance / Posted 14 days ago
Dear Editor, The Atmore Public Library’s summer reading program, “Build A Better World,” was a great success with a total attendance of 763 children and 347 adults. The children checked out 2,161 books during the eight-week program. Many of these... Read more
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The Atmore Advance
Peacock is new pastor at First United Methodist-Atmoreknew he wanted to go into the ministry. Peacock was appointed as the lead past
The Atmore Advance / Posted 14 days ago
knew he wanted to go into the ministry. Peacock was appointed as the lead pastor of First United Methodist Church in Atmore, and he began his ministry here on July 1. He replaces Dr. Debora Bishop, who was appointed as the superintendent of... Read more
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The Brewton Standard
Obituaries for Wed., Aug. 2, 2017, editionChason of Robertsdale, Chloe Robinson of Repton, and Tiffany (Dillon) Odom of E
The Brewton Standard / Posted 14 days ago
Chason of Robertsdale, Chloe Robinson of Repton, and Tiffany (Dillon) Odom of Evergreen; special nephew, Jeremy DeWise of Atmore; step-daughter, Kristy (James) Rucker of Opp; step-son, Derek (Tracy) Brooks of Atmore; four step-grandchildren,... Read more
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The Brewton Standard
County sheriff reports for week of July 22, 2017, edition48, of Brewton, for probation violation • Kimberly L. Redmond, 38, of Brewton,
The Brewton Standard / Posted 14 days ago
48, of Brewton, for probation violation • Kimberly L. Redmond, 38, of Brewton, for violation of bond • Cain Smith, 23, of Atmore, for harassment and menacing • Jeremy J. Gainey, 31, of Atmore, for probation violation • Monterio D. Harris, 21, of... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Mobile Greyhound Park to end live racing at end of Augustopportunities at other Wind Creek Hospitality facilities including Pensacola Gr
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 15 days ago
opportunities at other Wind Creek Hospitality facilities including Pensacola Greyhound Park and Wind Creek Casino & Hotel Atmore," a press release from MGP said. "Our HR professionals are meeting with each team member to help coordinate a... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Mobile Greyhound Park to end live racing at end of Augustopportunities at other Wind Creek Hospitality facilities including Pensacola Gr
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 15 days ago
opportunities at other Wind Creek Hospitality facilities including Pensacola Greyhound Park and Wind Creek Casino & Hotel Atmore," a press release from MGP said. "Our HR professionals are meeting with each team member to help coordinate a... Read more
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The Atmore Advance
Tiger-Sul fire limited to plant, not warehousethat broke out Saturday morning was limited to the plant and not the warehouse.
The Atmore Advance / Posted 17 days ago
that broke out Saturday morning was limited to the plant and not the warehouse. Early yesterday, a fire broke out at the Atmore production facility. At the time of the fire, the plant was closed and no employees were present. Several fire... Read more
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Raw Story
Rural Alabama fertilizer plant spreads caustic smoke — orders hundreds of residents indoorsorder for hundreds of residents to stay inside before it was extinguished, loca
Raw Story / Posted 17 days ago
order for hundreds of residents to stay inside before it was extinguished, local media reported. The early morning fire in Atmore, Alabama, roughly 50 miles (80 km) northwest of Mobile near the Florida state line, occurred before 5:30 a.m. local... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Firefighters battle blaze at Alabama chemical plantATMORE, Ala. (AP) — A plant that produces agricultural chemicals caught fire Sa
Stamford Advocate / Posted 18 days ago
ATMORE, Ala. (AP) — A plant that produces agricultural chemicals caught fire Saturday in southwest Alabama, blanketing the area with potentially hazardous smoke and prompting an order for people to stay inside. Police said the fire began before dawn... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Firefighters battle blaze at Alabama chemical plantATMORE, Ala. (AP) — A plant that produces agricultural chemicals caught fire Sa
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 18 days ago
ATMORE, Ala. (AP) — A plant that produces agricultural chemicals caught fire Saturday in southwest Alabama, blanketing the area with potentially hazardous smoke and prompting an order for people to stay inside. Police said the fire began before dawn... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Firefighters battle blaze at Alabama chemical plantATMORE, Ala. (AP) — A plant that produces agricultural chemicals caught fire Sa
The New Canaan News / Posted 18 days ago
ATMORE, Ala. (AP) — A plant that produces agricultural chemicals caught fire Saturday in southwest Alabama, blanketing the area with potentially hazardous smoke and prompting an order for people to stay inside. Police said the fire began before dawn... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Firefighters battle blaze at Alabama chemical plantATMORE, Ala. (AP) — A plant that produces agricultural chemicals caught fire Sa
Connecticut Post / Posted 18 days ago
ATMORE, Ala. (AP) — A plant that produces agricultural chemicals caught fire Saturday in southwest Alabama, blanketing the area with potentially hazardous smoke and prompting an order for people to stay inside. Police said the fire began before dawn... Read more
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The Atmore Advance
ECSO: Side of warehouse collapses at Tiger SulPark Road and James Road has been closed, and will remain closed for several mo
The Atmore Advance / Posted 18 days ago
Park Road and James Road has been closed, and will remain closed for several more hours. Because of the closure, the Atmore Country Club had to shut down operations today. Lambert said the country club has been great for the first responders... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Firefighters battle blaze at Alabama chemical plantATMORE, Ala. (AP) — A plant that produces agricultural chemicals caught fire Sa
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 18 days ago
ATMORE, Ala. (AP) — A plant that produces agricultural chemicals caught fire Saturday in southwest Alabama, blanketing the area with potentially hazardous smoke and prompting an order for people to stay inside. Police said the fire began before dawn... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Firefighters battle blaze at Alabama chemical plantATMORE, Ala. (AP) — A plant that produces agricultural chemicals caught fire Sa
Darien News-Review / Posted 18 days ago
ATMORE, Ala. (AP) — A plant that produces agricultural chemicals caught fire Saturday in southwest Alabama, blanketing the area with potentially hazardous smoke and prompting an order for people to stay inside. Police said the fire began before dawn... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Firefighters battle blaze at Alabama chemical plantATMORE, Ala. (AP) — A plant that produces agricultural chemicals caught fire Sa
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 18 days ago
ATMORE, Ala. (AP) — A plant that produces agricultural chemicals caught fire Saturday in southwest Alabama, blanketing the area with potentially hazardous smoke and prompting an order for people to stay inside. Police said the fire began before dawn... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Firefighters battle blaze at Alabama chemical plantATMORE, Ala. (AP) — A plant that produces agricultural chemicals caught fire Sa
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 18 days ago
ATMORE, Ala. (AP) — A plant that produces agricultural chemicals caught fire Saturday in southwest Alabama, blanketing the area with potentially hazardous smoke and prompting an order for people to stay inside. Police said the fire began before dawn... Read more
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Al.com
Chemical plant fire in Atmore causes potentially hazardous smokeAlabama, blanketing the area with potentially hazardous smoke and prompting an
Al.com / Posted 18 days ago
Alabama, blanketing the area with potentially hazardous smoke and prompting an order for people to stay inside. Police in Atmore said the fire began early Saturday at a factory operated by Tiger-Sul Products, and crews were still on the scene... Read more
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